EE vs Sky Broadband

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Performance Score
Average Download 27.36 Mbps
Average Upload 7.34 Mbps
Average Latency 13ms (smaller is better)
Sky Broadband Logo

Performance Score
Average Download 28.28 Mbps
Average Upload 8.81 Mbps
Average Latency 14ms (smaller is better)
EE Broadband Plans & Prices
Broadband + Phone
NameSpeedPrice 
Broadband 10MUp to 10 Mbps£22.50/moCheck Availability
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FibreUp to 50 Mbps£24.00/moCheck Availability
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Fibre PlusUp to 80 Mbps£27.00/moCheck Availability
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Fibre Max 100145 Mbps Average£31.00/moCheck Availability
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Fibre Max 500500 Mbps Average£40.00/moCheck Availability
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Fibre Max 900900 Mbps Average£49.00/moCheck Availability
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Sky Broadband Plans & Prices
Broadband + Phone
Fibre
TV
NameSpeedPrice 
SuperfastUp to 80 Mbps£25.00/mo Sale!Check Availability
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Ultrafast145 Mbps£35.00/mo Sale!Check Availability
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Ultrafast Plus500 Mbps£45.00/mo Sale!Check Availability
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 EE LogoSky Broadband Logo
Service TypesVDSL, FibreVDSL, Fibre
Average Speed Test Result27.36 Mbps28.28 Mbps
Tests above 50 Mbps24%26%
Speed Range Rank64th best speed range62nd best speed range
Speed Test Rank4th fastest5th fastest

EE vs Sky Broadband: Speed Comparison

EE Broadband is the seventh most tested broadband provider in the UK, while Sky Broadband is the UK's third most tested ISP with 6,365,910 tests performed this year, compared to EE's 1,095,901 speed tests. While looking at the fastest speeds seen from each broadband provider often doesn't tell the full story — Sky Broadband is fourth with 1,887.37 Mbps, EE eighth with 3,135.43 Mbps — looking at download speed ranges alongside the percentage of speed tests higher than 50 Mbps will give a clearer picture. In this case, Sky Broadband has a better broadband speed range than EE, ranking 62nd nationally, compared to EE coming in at 64th place. 24% of EE's internet speed test results were higher than 50 Mbps, compared to 26% of Sky Broadband's.

EE vs Sky Broadband: Performance Ranges Overview

We class broadband speed distributions as follows: very slow under 10 Mbps; slow 10-30 Mbps; adequate 30-60 Mbps; good 60-80 Mbps; fast 80-300 Mbps; very fast over 300 Mbps.


Looking at broadband performance, 63% of EE's internet speed tests were slow or very slow. This is better than Sky Broadband, who had 68% of their broadband speed tests classied "slow" or worse. For the average user needing only adquate or "good" internet service, 32% of Sky Broadband's download speeds fell between 30 and 80 Mbps. This is 1.1 times lower than the 35% of EE's speed test results in the same range.

EE Broadband Performance Ranges

Sky Broadband Performance Ranges

EE vs Sky Broadband: Performance by Location

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EE vs Sky Broadband: Consumer Review Comparison

EE Logo
2.99

324 Reviews
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Sky Broadband Logo
2.54

713 Reviews
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1 star

Last updated: 04 Dec 2021